The University of New Orleans continues to closely monitor developments in the outbreak of respiratory illness caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The University’s COVID-19 Task Force is assessing the situation and planning for possible impacts to our campus community. The University is in regular contact with public health officials with the City of New Orleans, the Louisiana Department of Health and Oschner Health System, which operates the University’s on-campus clinic, Oschner Health Center - UNO.
Communicable Disease Emergency Plan
The University has updated its Communicable Disease Emergency Plan to include an appendix on COVID-19.
Teaching Continuity Plan
The Center for Teaching Innovation has developed guidelines for ensuring course continuity in the event that in-person classes cannot be conducted.